Review: could Lisinopril cause Headaches?
We study 93,435 people who have side effects while taking Lisinopril from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,506 have Headaches. Find out below who they are, when they have Headaches and more.
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Lisinopril (latest outcomes from 98,888 users) has active ingredients of lisinopril. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Headaches (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,204,284 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 93,420 people reported to have side effects when taking Lisinopril. Among them, 3,506 people (3.75%) have Headaches. They amount to 0.30% of all the 1,187,248 people who have Headaches on eHealthMe.
Time on Lisinopril when people have Headaches * :
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Gender of people who have Headaches when taking Lisinopril * :
Age of people who have Headaches when taking Lisinopril * :
Severity of Headaches when taking Lisinopril ** :
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How people recovered from Headaches ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (812 people, 23.16%)
- Depression (281 people, 8.01%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (246 people, 7.02%)
- Pain (195 people, 5.56%)
- Diabetes mellitus (150 people, 4.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (891 people, 25.41%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (459 people, 13.09%)
- Lipitor (381 people, 10.87%)
- Furosemide (350 people, 9.98%)
- Simvastatin (336 people, 9.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, history of clots in lung & legs, blockage in legs (had fempop 2 yrs ago), asthma & w/o warning while sitting down all of a sudden I got a severe headache, then about 30 min late got severe nausea (but didn't vomit)chest pain & mild dizziness followed so I took my BP and it was 170/93 P 64 then 164/100 P 70. This has happen several times in the same amount of weeks
From this study (3 months ago):
Been I'll for 9 months. Just recently found pneumonia. Can't afford dermatologist and do for doesn't know what the hives are. You can write with your finger on my skin and it will show up.
From this study (3 months ago):
had stent put in about 2 months ago, have been on several medicines, they have been changed several times since, wore nicotine patch for about a month but removed it
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